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An award-winning actress in her native New Zealand, Danielle Cormack is now garnering acclaim internationally for her starring role in the hit Netflix series 'Wentworth'.


1923 Dodge Brothers Business Sedan - The Dodge Brothers Company started in 1900 supplying auto parts to Detroit's growing auto industry. Tired of being in "Henry Ford's vest pocket" the brothers, John & Horace, began making their own cars in 1914. Slightly more upscale than Ford's Model T, many innovations and acclaim for durability by 1920 Dodge ranked 2nd place in auto sales. After both brothers died in 1920 sales dropped. Eventually, Walter Chrysler bought the company in 1928.


Nancy Wilson (jazz singer)I saw her in concert at Tivoli Gardens in 1969 , and then dreamt about her for weeks afterwards


Gritty drama … Wentworth has won a stack of awards and critically acclaim in Australia since its premiere three years ago. Description from I searched for this on


Dr. Carter G. Woodson, who is considered a pioneer in the study of African-American history and is known as “The Father of Black History,” designated the second week of February as Negro History Week in 1926. In 1976, Negro History Week would be expanded to the entire month of February, or Black History Month. Woodson, a son of former slaves who eventually earned a PhD from Harvard, chose the second week of February as it marked the birthday of abolitionist Frederick Douglass (Feb. 14) and…


Mary Violet Leontyne Price rose to international acclaim in the1950s & 60s as one of the 1st African Americans to become a leading artist at the Metropolitan Opera. Time magazine called her voice "Rich, supple and shining." Her many honors are the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Kennedy Center Honors, the National Medal of Arts & 19 Grammy Awards & special Lifetime Achievement Award in 1989